Old Testament

2014

Events

Creation

8000 BCE

Adam

7999 BCE

Egypt directly controlled Southern Canaan

4000 BCE

Creation

3000 BCE

Adam

3000 BCE

EArly Bronze Age

3000 BCE

Levant

3000 BCE

Genesis 1-11

3000 BCE - 2100 BCE

Writing was invented

3000 BCE

Noah

2500 BCE

King Sargon of Akkad

2300 BCE

Covenants with Abraham, Isaac & Jacob

2100 BCE - 1450 BCE

Genesis 12-50

2100 BCE - 1450 BCE

Abraham

2100 BCE

Trade flourshed

2000 BCE

Levant spanned culturally

2000 BCE

King Hammurabi

1750 BCE - 1550 BCE

Hyksos ruled Egypt (people from Syria)

1750 BCE - 1550 BCE

Hittite Treaties

1500 BCE - 1200 BCE

HIttite lived in Asia Minor (now Turkey)

1500 BCE - 1200 BCE

Exodus

1450 BCE - 1400 BCE

law given to Moses on Mt Siani

1450 BCE - 1400 BCE

Joshua

1400 BCE - 1360 BCE

Conquest of Canaan

1400 BCE - 1370 BCE

Judges

1360 BCE - 1050 BCE

Moses

1279 BCE - 1213 BCE

Saul

1020 BCE - 928 BCE

King David

1020 BCE - 928 BCE

Solomon

1020 BCE - 928 BCE

Building of the temple

1020 BCE - 928 BCE

Earliest mention of the animal Camel

1000 BCE

Ten Commandments (decalougue)

990 BCE

Beginning of Israel's History

990 BCE

Divided Monarchy

722 BCE - 721 BCE

Fall of Israel/Northern Kingdom Samaria

722 BCE

Fall of the Northern Kingdom

722 BCE

Fall of Judah/Southern kingdom/ Jerusalem

587 BCE - 586 BCE

Post Exile

515 BCE

Building of the 2 temple

515 BCE

Ester

400 BCE

cuultural influence

Periods

Primeval Period

8000 BCE - 2100 BCE

Patriarchal Period

2100 BCE - 1500 BCE

Wilderness Period

1450 BCE - 1400 BCE

Conquest Settlement

1400 BCE - 1360 BCE

Period of Judges

1350 BCE - 1000 BCE

United Monarchy

1020 BCE - 928 BCE

assyrian Period

722 BCE - 721 BCE

Babylonian Period

587 BCE - 586 BCE

Persian Period

539 BCE - 333 BCE

Exile

450 BCE - 400 BCE

Hellensitic Period

333 BCE - 63 BCE

Maccabean/Hasmonean Period

63 BCE - 330 CE